πτύον

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From πτύω ‎(ptúō, spit up, disgorge)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

πτύον ‎(ptúonn ‎(genitive πτύου); second declension

  1. a winnowing shovel or fan
  2. (in Cyprus) a corn-measure; hence δίπτυον ‎(díptuon, half a μέδινος)

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ReferencesEdit

  • LSJ 8th edition